Events

This section provides details of events organised both by Public Health Network Cymru and by other organisations. If you would like to advertise your event on this website please e-mail: publichealth.network@wales.nhs.uk

Registration for all Public Health Network Cymru events is through Eventbrite. If you experience any issues registering in this way please contact us.

 

Past Events
22 May

This conference will share the findings of a wide range of research associated with the play sufficiency duty in Wales. It will explore the role of the adult and the impact of spatial design on children’s play and includes a keynote address from Dr. Wendy Russell, University of Gloucestershire.

23 May

The training will explore LGBT issues and young people. The process of coming out, issues for young people such as bullying, gender identity and sexuality. How to support young people whether gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, transgender or questioning young people. It will deal with issues such as safeguarding, self-harm, substance misuse and Child Sexual Exploitation. This will be conducted using a rights based approach.

07 Jun

Our third annual Sustain Wales Summit returns in June 2018 with a focus on Sustainable Procurement. The event will take place in Cardiff to coincide with the Volvo Ocean Race, highlighting the urgent need to tackle plastic waste in our water.

20 Jun

This timely seminar is bringing together policymakers and key stakeholders to discuss priorities for older people’s care in Wales. The seminar will be an opportunity to assess the implementation of the forthcoming National Dementia Strategy, and the next steps for dementia care.

20 Jun

Excessive Gambling Wales is back at the Pierhead, Cardiff Bay for another one-day conference for Addiction Psychiatrists, Healthcare Specialists, Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Specialists, HR Managers and anyone with an interest in addiction featuring six presentations from those shaping the future of addiction and recovery treatment.

22 Jun

Poverty Awareness

Colwyn Bay

Course Aim: To increase participants knowledge and understanding of the relationship between poverty and inequality and how poverty impacts on children’s lives. To enable participants to recognise ways in which their services can impact on children and families who experience poverty.

26 - 28 Jun

This conference being held by the International Physical Literacy Association (IPLA), in Cardiff, will provide an opportunity for professionals and volunteers involved in coaching, community provision of physical activity, health and education, to share their practice and learn from each other.

03 - 04 Jul

Internationally renowned speakers UK NHS panel debate – devolution of the NHS Challenging thinking and practice Finding innovative and sustainable solutions for health and care Breakout sessions / Exhibitions / Fringe events Register to attend on our website www.bevancommission.org

09 Jul

Our world class conference venue at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama offers us a unique opportunity to look at the themes of health and wellbeing. We have a concert hall for our plenary sessions, and the Richard Burton Theatre will be used for some of the parallel sessions. So come and join us as we explore the ways in which we are ‘Inspiring, Involving and Informing: Improving the Health and Wellbeing of the Citizens of Europe.’

10 Jul

Poverty Awareness

Carmarthen

Course Aim: To increase participants knowledge and understanding of the relationship between poverty and inequality and how poverty impacts on children’s lives To enable participants to recognise ways in which their services can impact on children and families who experience poverty.

18 Jul

This seminar will consider the future for primary care services in Wales, and will be an opportunity to discuss the final report of the Parliamentary Review of Health and Social Care in Wales, the Inquiry into Primary Care Clusters (PCCs) and the upcoming Health and Social Care Plan, which is expected to include a new primary care plan.

26 Sep

Process Evaluation of Complex Interventions

Glamorgan Building, Cardiff

The aim of this one-day course, led by Dr Rhiannon Evans, is to provide participants with a working knowledge of the theory and practice of process evaluation of complex interventions. The teaching team includes authors of numerous empirical and methodological works related to process evaluation, including recent MRC guidance specialist Dr Graham Moore.

27 Sep

The aim of this one-day course is to provide participants with an introduction to exploratory studies of complex public health interventions, also described as ‘pilot’ and ‘feasibility’ studies. Such studies generate the evidence needed to decide whether and how to proceed with a full scale effectiveness study.

09 Nov

This timely seminar focuses on the future for mental health services in Wales. It will provide an opportunity to assess what more might be done to develop young people’s resilience and provide mental health support, and discuss the key issues arising from the inquiry into the Emotional and Mental Health of Children and Young People and early indications from the Welsh Government pilot initiative on specialised services in schools.